Godfrey & Kahn Attorney Rebeca M. Lopez named 2015 40 under 40 recipientFebruary 23, 2015
MILWAUKEE (Feb. 23, 2014) ? Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is pleased to announce that Attorney Rebeca M. Lopez has been named a 2015 40 under 40 recipient by the Business Journal of Milwaukee.
The 40 under 40 awards program honors young professionals who work in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Racine, Kenosha or Walworth counties, younger than 40, who stand out for their extraordinary accomplishments and impact on the community. This is the 23rd year of the Business Journal’s 40 under 40 program. This year, the publication received more than 270 nominations. Winners were honored at a celebratory event on Feb. 23 at The Pfister Hotel.
Lopez is an associate in Godfrey & Kahn’s Labor, Employment & Immigration Law Practice Group in the Milwaukee office. She assists clients with a wide variety of labor and employment matters, including the management of day-to-day employment matters, wage and hour claims, employment discrimination, and conducting internal investigations involving employees. Lopez has represented employers in matters before equal rights agencies, arbitrators and federal and state courts. She also assists clients with drafting and enforcing employment policies and agreements.
Lopez graduated magna cum laude from Marquette University Law School. While in law school, she served as Business Editor of the Marquette Law Review and interned in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin for Judge Lynn S. Adelman. Prior to law school, Lopez was a Regional Coordinator and an Office Manager for a United States Senator.
With more than 180 lawyers, Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is one of Wisconsin’s leading business law firms. Founded in 1957, Godfrey & Kahn maintains offices in Milwaukee, Madison, Appleton, Green Bay and Waukesha, Wis.; and Washington, DC. For more information, please visit the firm’s website at www.gklaw.com.
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